22 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Former world No.1 Gustavo Kuerten believes the Rio 2016 Olympics will spawn a new age for Brazilian tennis, describing the event's venue as potentially "game-changing".
02 Oct 2014
Incheon: A spirited Indian men's hockey team defeated arch-rivals and defending champions Pakistan 4-2 in a nerve-wracking shoot-out to end its 16-year gold medal draught in the Asian Games and earn a direct berth to the 2016 Rio Olympics, here on Thursday.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Domestic handset maker Intex said it has sold 15,000 units of its Firefox-powered smartphone in the country within three days of launch.
07 Feb 2013
A new cocktail range inspired by former band Spice Girls was launched here in the presence of the bandmates - Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown, Geri Halliwell and Melanie Chisholm.
26 Aug 2014
Kolkata: India has witnessed a decline in child marriage in the last two decades, but going by the slow pace it will require another 50 years to abolish the practice from the country, according to UNICEF.
23 Aug 2014
Chennai: The Madras High Court dismissed a PIL seeking to prohibit girls below 18 years of age to act as heroine and other adult characters in movies after the petitioner herself withdrew it.
07 Jun 2013
Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham feels fashion is where she belongs. "I love fashion. I really feel like it's where I belong. There's a lot I'd like to do. I'd like to expand my empire. I'm very lucky to have a job that I love,” the 39-year-old former Spice Girl said.
28 Jul 2014
Thane: Two minor sisters have allegedly been kidnapped from Nallasopara area of Thane district, police said on Monday. The two girls, aged 14 and 10 years, had gone to their school on Saturday, but did not return home, Nallasopara police station's senior inspector Ravindra B Badgujar said.
28 May 2013
Singer-fashion designer Victoria Beckham has further distanced herself from a future Spice Girls get together after insisting she never wants to sing in public again.
14 Aug 2014
Nanjing (China): With the second Youth Olympic Games (YOG) set to open on Saturday, traffic concerns are among the top priorities and a number of measures have been put in place, said Mao Hanqi, the transport and security spokesperson for the Nanjing traffic management bureau.